Father, son shot while setting up animal trap

The 52-year-old father dies while son sustains foot injury after they were shot while setting the trap in their banana garden.


A father was fatally injured while his son sustained a foot injury after they were shot while setting up an animal trap in their banana garden in Kampung Sinungkalangan, Tambunan, about 10am today.

Sabah Crime Investigation Department chief Salehhudin Abd Rahman said the father, 52, died while receiving treatment in the Tambunan Hospital but the 14-year-old son was in stable condition.

“While setting up the trap, both victims were shot from a direction which has yet to be ascertained,” he said in a statement here today.

He said further investigation under Section 302 of the Penal Code was ongoing to track down the suspects involved.

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